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Captain James Wren"s Civil War diary

James Wren

Captain James Wren"s Civil War diary

from New Bern to Fredericksburg : B Company, 48th Pannsylvania Volunteers, February 20, 1862-December 17, 1862

by James Wren

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Published by Berkley Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wren, James.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, Shippensburg, Pa: White Mane Publishing, 1990.

    StatementJohn Michael Priest, editor in chief ; Robert Brown, assistant editor.
    SeriesBerkley Civil War library
    ContributionsPriest, John M. 1949-
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22611565M
    ISBN 100425130347

    1 manuscript diary (6 vols.) and 9 additional manuscripts; 8 pieces of printed ephemera; 1 photograph album and 8 additional photographs; 23 pieces of realia. James C. Woodworth () was a native of Worcester, Massachusetts, who during the Civil War served in Co. H, 25th Massachusetts Infantry, rising to 1st lieutenant. Civil War Diary Introduction This book weaves together the diaries of Lt. Col. John Withers, an Assistant Adjutant General for Jefferson Davis, and his wife, Anita Dwyer Withers. Reports of battles fought meld with domestic life in these journals, creating a multi-dimensional picture of the Withers’ lives together during the “War Between.

    In , we published From New Bern to Fredericksburg, the Civil War diary of Captain James Wren (Company B, 48th Pennsylvania Volunteers). Our second book was One Surgeon’s Private War, the Civil War memoirs of Surgeon William W. Potter (49th and 57th New York Volunteers). Diary of a Confederate soldier. By Rev. J. G. Law. [One of the most important offices of the historian is to show the inside life of the people concerning whom he writes, and anything that contributes to an understanding of the feelings, habits, character, and private life of “the men who wore the gray,” will prove valuable material for the future historian.

    Unlike Lee and Jackson, Grant and Sherman, the other four great leaders in the Civil War, Farragut was not an American whose ancestors on both sides had come from the British Isles. Like Lee, however, he was of very ancient lineage, one of his ancestors, Don Pedro Farragut, having held a high command under the King of Aragon in the Moorish wars. been added. It is presumed the data prior to the start of the Diary and some at the end were added by the original typist, discussed in a later footnote. 2 John White died of typhoid fever at Bridgeport, 3 Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. The Civil War Diary of Henry Solomon White Page 1File Size: KB.


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This section is also dedicated to the words of those brave men and women who participated in the American Civil War and kept a record of their experiences to pass on to future generations. All diaries archived at this site are authentic and have not been edited by me in any way.

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